Wednesday 1 October 2014

I Love Promarkers DT Card - Winter Birthday

We have a new challenge for you today at I Love Promarkers, this week our theme is "Winter Birthday", and we're sponsored by Doctor Digi.
I've used a Gorjuss stamp that I've I have in my collection for quite some time for my DT card, coloured, of course, with Promarkers, she's from a winter collection, but not necessarily Christmassy, making her perfect for a winter birthday card.
 The papers are Lili of the Valley Frosty Christmas and Krafty Christmas, two paper pads which work really well together, I love the colour combo of blue and brown.
The frame for the image was made with a Spellbinders Floral Ovals die, using blue satin board, and the horizontal kraft border was decorated with a starry Tonic border punch to pick out the stars on her dress.  I hand cut a tag from kraft card, stamped a birthday sentiment on with a Personal Impressions stamps, set an eyelet, tied on some baker's twine, then tucked it in behind the topper.
To embellish, I used Sue Wilson Faux Quilled Flower dies to create flowers from white glitter card and leaves from kraft card, added some ribbon and a bow, and finished with some coloured pearls.

 I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Oldie But a Goodie - 1 Image, 2 Papers, 3 Finishing Touches (ribbon, flowers, pearls) - All older stash used for this card apart from flower dies
Passion for Promarkers - #267 - Make it Feminine
Incy Wincy - Something Old, Something New - New flower dies, the rest is old
Through the Purple Haze - #61 - Tags
Sentimental Sundays - #226 - Use Kraft
The Squirrel and the Fox - #78 - Happy Birthday
Fantasy Stampers - #20 - Here Come the Girls
Wags 'n' Whiskers - #138 - With our Furry Friends


  1. I agree with your thoughts about the colour combo, they look great together. and the image is cute and beautifully coloured.
    So glad to see you joining in with us at Fantasy Stampers. :)

  2. Simply gorgeous is your card x

  3. this is gorgeous, such a sweet image and fab dies too xx

  4. Fabulous card, love your color choice great design and adorable image. Thank you for sharing with us at the Wags 'n Whiskers Challenge. Barb

  5. What to say.............ITS FANTASTIC...

    Fiona DT

  6. Hi Wendy, lovely colour combo and image, beautifully design too, Kate x

  7. This is superb, Great layout, Lovely colour combination & a tag....
    Thank you for joining in our challenge TTPH Good luck x

  8. Aw! So beautiful!! I love your color combo and your design!! Just awesome!! Thanks so much for joining us at Through the Purple Haze Challenges!

  9. What a cutie patuttie! Such a cute image and your colouring is gorgeous. Love the paper and all the deers. Thanx for joining us at TTPH challenges.

    Carla DT

  10. Beautiful card - kraft and blue is my favourite colour combo! Thanks for joining the Sentimental Sundays challenge, hope you'll play along again very soon.

    Victoria DT

  11. so stunning wendy.fabulous colour combo and detailing and i love your design and gorjuss girl.
    Thanks so much for joining in my theme this week at PFP :D

    xx coops xx

  12. This is so lovely with all those die cuts and great colour combo too thanks for joining us at Incy Wincy this Week Hugs Nikki

  13. Very pretty, that's a great colour combo - and a Gorjuss stamp - just perfect! Thanks for playing along at Fantasy Stampers. Cindy (DT)

  14. Wonderful card! Great choice of colours!

  15. This is fabulous Wendy! Love the image, and your colour combo is just stunning! Thanks for playing along with us at PFP this week, Juliexx

  16. So pretty, Wendy - love the blue and brown together. Thanx for sharing with us at Fantasy Stampers and good luck.
    Hugz, Jan (DT) xx

  17. Gorgeous colour scheme and beautiful card, thanks for taking part in OBAG Challenge - good luck!


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